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Late Glacial and Holocene environmental dynamics in southernmost South America


Start date: 01.01.1999
Funded by: DFG (-2004), own funds
Local project leader: Prof. Dr. Arne Friedmann Dr. M. Fesq-Martin

Abstract

14C-dated high-resolution palaeoenvironmental records from mires in southern Chile are used to reconstruct the Late Glacial and Holocene vegetation history of the Magellanic rain forest in western Patagonia and the steppe-lenga forest transition zone in Tierra del Fuego.